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UPDATE:  ACM Awards were last night and we have our winners!  Did J.R., Launa or Kevin win the bet?

J.R. – 1



Entertainer of the Year

  • Luke Bryan – WINNER – LAUNA
  • Eric Church
  • Luke Combs
  • Thomas Rhett
  • Chris Stapleton

Female Artist of the Year

  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Ashley McBryde
  • Maren Morris – WINNER LAUNA
  • Carly Pearce

Male Artist of the Year

  • Dierks Bentley
  • Eric Church
  • Luke Combs
  • Thomas Rhett – WINNER – NO ONE
  • Chris Stapleton


Duo of the Year

  • Brooks & Dunn
  • Brothers Osborne
  • Dan + Shay – WINNER  – J.R.
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Maddie & Tae

Single of the Year [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

  • “Bluebird” – Miranda Lambert
  • “I Hope”– Gabby Barrett
  • “I Hope You’re Happy Now” – Carly Pearce & Lee Brice – WINNER – LAUNA
  • “More Hearts Than Mine” – Ingrid Andress
  • “The Bones” – Maren Morris


This year we could not pick the same choice, we all had to pick a different choice.

The loser has to pick a song from the Entertainer of the Year winner and read it in poetry form in the middle of the sales area in our building.

Entertainer of the Year:

J.R.:  Luke Combs

Launa:  Luke Bryan

Kevin: Eric Church


Female Artist of the Year:

J.R.:  Ashley McBryde

Launa: Maren Morris

Kevin:  Miranda Lambert


Male Artist of the Year:

J.R.:  Eric Church

Launa:  Luke Combs

Kevin: Chris Stapleton


Duo of the Year: 

J.R.:  Dan + Shay

Launa:  Maddie and Tae

Kevin: Brothers Osborne


Single of the Year: 

J.R.: Bluebird from Miranda Lambert

Launa: I Hope You’re Happy Now – Carly Pearce & Lee Brice

Kevin:  I Hope  – Gabby Barrett


ACM Awards – Entertainer of the Year

Kane Brown Wins ACM Award – His First Ever
Gabby Barrett And Jimmie Allen Named ACM’s New Artists For 2021
Miranda Lambert, Kane Brown, Luke Combs To Perform On ACMs